City of Perry

Notice of Public Hearing – 2024/2025 Proposed Budget

There will be a public hearing on the proposed 2024/2025 Budget of all City funds, with General Fund by activity number form and all other funds by revenues and expense totals.  The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support this proposed budget, will be a subject of this hearing.

The public hearing will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2024, 7:10 pm at the Perry City Hall in Council Chambers, 203 W. Polly St., Perry.  Copies of the proposed budget are available at City Hall for inspection.

Shirley Smith, Perry City Clerk

Proposed 2024 – 2025 Budget

Posted: April 24, 2024

Park Crowdfunding Campaign now accepting donations!

The City is pleased to announce our partnership with the MEDC utilizing their Public Spaces Community Places platform for crowdfunding.

Our goal is set at $15k, if successful we’ll received matching funds of an additional $15k to put toward planned improvements at Veteran’s Memorial Park!

Learn more about the campaign, here: patronicity.com/perry24

View the press release from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, here: Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for City of Perry Veterans Memorial Park Project | Michigan Business

 

Posted: March 18, 2024

Community Wide Yard Sale Sign-Up Available Now

Posted: Feb. 26, 2024

Yard Sale Listing Sign Up

Use this form to have your location included on the Perry community-wide yard sale list. By completing this form, you agree to have your sale address listed on a master-list for the 2024 Community Wide Yard Sale Weekend that will be posted on our website, Facebook, and distributed at city hall. To be included in the listing, entries must be received by Friday, May 10. Changes can not be made to the list after that date. Questions can be directed to treasurer@perry.mi.us.

Name(Required)
By completing this form you acknowledge you are the responsible party for this listing. Please do not submit the address of a sale that you are not hosting.
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Select the days your sale will be open:

Nominating Petitions Available

Nominating petitions are now available at Perry City Hall, 203 W. Polly Street for anyone interested in running for the following offices:

3 Four-year terms for a Council Seat, Term expiring Dec. 1, 2028
1 Two-year partial term for a Council Seat, Term expiring Dec. 1, 2026
1 Two-year term for Mayor, Term expiring Dec. 1, 2026

Persons desiring to qualify as candidates for any elective office shall file a petition therefor with the City, signed by not less than fifteen nor more than thirty registered electors of the Clerk, not later than the date and time for the filing of nominating petitions for State and County offices. The form of the petition shall be substantially as that designated by the Secretary of State for the nomination of nonpartisan judicial officers. A supply of official petition forms shall be provided and maintained by the Clerk.

Eligibility for Office:  Per Section 3.1 of the City’s Charter, no person shall be eligible for an elective office of the City unless he shall be a qualified elector of the City. No person shall be eligible for an appointive office of the City unless he shall reside within a fifteen-mile radius of the City limits. Provided, however, that should there be any appointive office that requires specialized or professional training, and should there be no resident within a fifteen-mile radius of the City limits who possesses such specialized or professional training who is willing to accept such office, then and in that event the Council may appoint to that office any qualified elector of the State of Michigan who does possess such training, who as a term of appointment agrees to reside within a fifteen-mile radius of the City limits within one year. (Amended 11-3-98.)

The last date to file petitions is Tuesday, April 23, 2024, by 4:00 PM.

NOTE:  A Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2024, if more than two nominating petitions are filed for one of the above seats. If no Primary is needed, the election will be November 5, 2024, General Election.

Shirley Smith, Perry City Clerk clerk@perry.mi.us

Posted: Feb. 9, 2024

Notice of Early Voting Precinct and Hours

Posted: January 23, 2024

Presidential Primary Election

To the qualified electors of THE CITIES of Corunna, Durand, Laingsburg and Perry and, THE TOWNSHIPS of Antrim, Bennington, Burns, Caledonia Charter, Fairfield, Hazelton, Middlebury, New Haven, Owosso Charter, Perry, Rush, Sciota, Shiawassee, Venice, Vernon and Woodhull in THE COUNTY OF SHIAWASSEE, STATE OF MICHIGAN.

Notice is hereby given according to the Agreement for Election Services between the County of Shiawassee and the aforementioned municipalities and under authority granted in Public Act 81 of 2023, that the location of the early voting site for the 2024 Presidential Primary Election (except the City of Owosso) will be the following:

SGT CLAY W. REEVE’S VETERANS CENTER (voting entrance in the back)
1042 NORTH SHIAWASSEE STREET
CORUNNA, MI  48817

All qualified electors in the aforementioned municipalities have the right to mark a ballot and deposit the ballot in a tabulator beginning the second Saturday before an election and ending the Sunday before the election. Early voting will be available at the early voting site for the following hours:

Day 1     Saturday              February 17, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Day 2     Sunday               February 18, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 3     Monday             February 19, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 4     Tuesday             February 20, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 5     Wednesday       February 21, 2024            10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Day 6     Thursday            February 22, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  

Day 7     Friday                 February 23, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 8    Saturday            February 24, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Day 9    Sunday               February 25, 2024            9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This Notice is given on behalf of the City and Township Clerks of Shiawassee County, in accordance with Section 9.1 of the Agreement for Election Services between the County of Shiawassee and the aforementioned municipalities (except the City of Owosso). If you have questions, please contact your City or Township Clerk, or call the County Clerk’s Office at 989-743-2242, option 1.

Caroline D. Wilson, Shiawassee County Clerk

Lauren Kuechman, Elections Clerk